The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 49 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing TDD 17 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.26% 7.19% 4.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 8.90% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 42 33
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
TDD
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
460 483 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 88.12% 80.77% 83.26%
Number of salaries quoted 402 417 525
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region.

TDD Salary Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Somerset

TDD
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath 0 14 £35,000 -3.44% 5
Bridgwater +4 1 £34,500 +1.47%
Yeovil -5 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Street -10 1 £55,000 -31.25% 1
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 58 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (60.94%) Java
3 29 (45.31%) Scrum
4 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
5 24 (37.50%) HTML
6 23 (35.94%) SQL Server
7 22 (34.38%) C#
7 22 (34.38%) CSS
7 22 (34.38%) BDD
8 21 (32.81%) Git (software)
9 20 (31.25%) MySQL
9 20 (31.25%) XML
9 20 (31.25%) Mathematics
9 20 (31.25%) Node.js
10 18 (28.13%) Ruby
10 18 (28.13%) NoSQL
11 17 (26.56%) OO
12 16 (25.00%) PHP
13 15 (23.44%) SQL
13 15 (23.44%) .NET
13 15 (23.44%) Python
13 15 (23.44%) Spring
14 13 (20.31%) Web Services
14 13 (20.31%) MVC
14 13 (20.31%) Pair Programming
15 12 (18.75%) SOAP
15 12 (18.75%) OOD
15 12 (18.75%) CFML
15 12 (18.75%) RESTful
16 11 (17.19%) C++

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (31.25%) Node.js
2 9 (14.06%) ColdFusion
3 3 (4.69%) IIS
3 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.13%) Gunicorn
4 2 (3.13%) nginx
5 1 (1.56%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.56%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) SaaS
2 3 (4.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.94%) SQL Server
2 20 (31.25%) MySQL
3 18 (28.13%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.38%) Subversion
3 5 (7.81%) Maven
3 5 (7.81%) Ant
3 5 (7.81%) JUnit
4 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.69%) Hudson
4 3 (4.69%) SoapUI
4 3 (4.69%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.13%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.13%) Selenium
5 2 (3.13%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.56%) NUnit
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (1.56%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (17.19%) Retail
2 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (79.69%) Developer
2 23 (35.94%) Java Developer
3 17 (26.56%) Senior Developer
4 10 (15.63%) .NET Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.25%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Python Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Python Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (1.56%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (1.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) HTML
2 22 (34.38%) CSS
3 20 (31.25%) XML
4 15 (23.44%) .NET
4 15 (23.44%) Spring
5 13 (20.31%) Web Services
6 12 (18.75%) SOAP
6 12 (18.75%) RESTful
7 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET
7 11 (17.19%) AngularJS
8 10 (15.63%) WCF
9 9 (14.06%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
11 7 (10.94%) XHTML
12 6 (9.38%) jQuery
13 5 (7.81%) LAMP
13 5 (7.81%) J2EE
13 5 (7.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.25%) Mathematics
2 7 (10.94%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.13%) Open Source
3 2 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (1.56%) Tandem
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Blog
4 1 (1.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) UNIX
3 4 (6.25%) Android
4 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) Scrum
3 22 (34.38%) BDD
4 17 (26.56%) OO
5 13 (20.31%) MVC
5 13 (20.31%) Pair Programming
6 12 (18.75%) OOD
7 11 (17.19%) E-Commerce
7 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
8 10 (15.63%) OOP
8 10 (15.63%) Web Application Development
9 7 (10.94%) OO PHP
9 7 (10.94%) Web Development
10 6 (9.38%) Kanban
11 3 (4.69%) System Testing
11 3 (4.69%) Compatibility Testing
11 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.69%) Automation Testing
12 2 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.94%) Java
2 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 22 (34.38%) C#
4 18 (28.13%) Ruby
5 16 (25.00%) PHP
6 15 (23.44%) SQL
6 15 (23.44%) Python
7 12 (18.75%) CFML
8 11 (17.19%) C++
9 9 (14.06%) Perl
10 6 (9.38%) TypeScript
11 2 (3.13%) Dart
11 2 (3.13%) PHP5
11 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) hybris
3 6 (9.38%) Zend
4 2 (3.13%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.56%) Adobe
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits fantastic benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Old Street, London, South East
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Taunton
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago